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Rim of bowl

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Rim of bowl. Buff clay and slip; red, black and white paint. Square rim; black covers surface area of remaining sherd; added red and white on outside in a loop design. Red painted "P" [Phaistos?]

Provenance

Perhaps from Phaistos (red painted "P" on the sherd); by date unknown: Alice Walton Collection; by mid 1950s: Mrs. H. Stuart Hughes Collection (purchased from Louis Joseph); gift to MFA from Mrs. H. Stuart Hughes, May 14, 1959 (accepted as Apparatus); accessioned by MFA as gift of Mrs. Suzanne R. Dworsky, March 25, 1992

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Suzanne R. Dworsky

Early Aegean, Minoan, Bronze Age, Middle Minoan Period,

Dimensions

4.3 x 4.4 cm (1 11/16 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

59.1121

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels